Erin Jones

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The superpower police now use to tackle crime

Police officers with the rare ability to recognise faces they’ve barely glimpsed are helping identify criminals: take a test to find out if you share their talent<p>On 28 August 2014, 14-year-old Alice Gross went missing in West London. She was last seen on CCTV walking along a canal towpath in the …

University of California

Millennials in Search of a Different Kind of Career

According to a new poll, younger workers do in fact care less about money and more about fulfillment.<p>There have been many labels thrust upon the Millennial generation, especially when it comes to their work ethic. The group has been called lazy, entitled, and spoiled—but at the same time the …

The myth of universal beauty

Would you have been beautiful in another era? David Robson discovers that attractiveness is more malleable and subjective than we might imagine.<p>The plus-sized comedian Dawn French would be unlikely to describe herself as a sex symbol, but was she simply born at the wrong time? “If I had been around …

Psychology

Why Some People Hate Everything

There's only one way to avoid criticism: Say and do nothing. If you aren't coming across critics, you're not headed in the right direction.<p>Any worthwhile work will elicit criticism; and it should, thoughtful input makes us better. But there is research that suggests that some critics are harsh by …

17 Facts About Time That Will Hurt Your Brain

"Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so."<p><b>1.</b> Time passes faster for your face than for your feet (assuming you're standing up). Einstein's theory of relativity dictates that the closer you are to the centre of the Earth, the slower time goes – and this has been measured. At the top of Mount …

The science behind losing weight

There are thousands of diet plans out there with lots of different approaches to achieving the same goal: trim the fat.<p>Are there universal truths about weight loss that we can all learn? The answer is yes. There is an undeniable science behind the process of losing weight, and it all boils down to …

24 ways to stop making bad decisions

Every day, we’re faced with an endless onslaught of decisions, from the trivial (marinara vs. pesto) to extremely important (should you quit your …

25 Times Canadians Schooled Americans At Being Funny

There's so much we could celebrate about Canada as its 148th birthday approaches.<p>This country has great food, wonderful scenery and people love to …

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The World Shows Its Gay Pride: Pictures

A Bad Attitude Could Cost You $3,600 a Year

Do you think most people are selfish? Do you have difficulty trusting people, even when they treat you with kindness? If so, research shows your attitude may be affecting your income.<p><b>What the Study Reveals</b><p>A new study published in the <i>Journal of Personality and Social Psychology</i> found a link between …